Tis the season

November 27, 2015

I keep vacillating between going “oh crap, how on earth is it almost Christmas” and going “oh yay, it’s almost Christmas.” Which kinda sums up the whole year, if I’m honest. Surprise that it’s already so late, along with happiness that it’s almost over. Anyway, now that thanksgiving is over, it’s officially the Christmas season. […]

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Giving Thanks

November 26, 2015

This year has been rough for this family. The past 6 months in particular have been probably some of the toughest few months we’ve had together. And honestly, right now, it’s sometimes hard to be thankful, to see past the rough parts, to be grateful instead of frustrated and mad at the situation.  But today […]

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November 25, 2015

I grew up in the desert. It was dry and it was hot. Humidity was my nemesis and the phrase “it’s a dry heat” was my mantra.  And then I moved to New York and it was humid and gross a lot of the time. It was rarely dry like I grew up with, and […]

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Car dog

November 24, 2015

You know how you see dogs in the car, head out the window, pure joy on their faces?  Yeah, that’s not my dog.  We drove with her to Vegas to my MIL’s today, and I swear she shook the entire time. She doesn’t like putting her head out the window. She HATES if there are […]

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November 23, 2015

It’s always right around Thanksgiving that I start really questioning my decision to do NaBloPoMo. This year is no exception. Today was filled with doing a million things, and I really need to do a couple more things before bedtime rolls around, but I have to squeak out a blog post before I can do […]

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